Publication list:


Reuber G., Kaus B.J.P., Schmalholz S.M., White R.W.  Geology, 44 pp. 343-346 Non-lithostatic pressure during subduction and collision and the formation of HP/UHP rocks.
Schmalholz S.M., Mancktelow N.S. Solid Earth, 7 pp. 1417-1465 Folding and necking across the scales: a review of theoretical and experimental results and their applications
Schmalholz S.M., Schenker F.L. Terra Nova, 28 pp. 348-355 Exhumation of the Dora Maira ultrahigh-pressure unit by buoyant uprise within a low-viscosity mantle oblique-slip shear zone
Jaquet Y., Duretz T., Schmalholz S.M. GJI Express Letter, 204 pp. 780-784 Dramatic effect of elasticity on thermal softening and strain localization during lithospheric shortening
von Tscharner M., Schmalholz S.M., Epard J.-L. Journal of Structural Geology, 86 pp. 32-46 3-D numerical models of viscous flow applied to fold nappes and the Rawil depression in the Helvetic nappe system (western Switzerland)
Hässig M., T. Duretz, Y. Rolland, and M. Sosson Journal of Geodynamics, Vol. 96, 35-49 Obduction of old oceanic lithosphere due to reheating and plate reorganization: insights from numerical modelling and the NE Anatolia – Lesser Caucasus case example
Duretz T., P. Agard, P. Yamato, C. Ducassou,  E. B. Burov, T. V. Gerya Gondwana Research, Vol. 32, 1-10  Thermo-mechanical modeling of the obduction process based on the Oman ophiolite case
Duretz T., D.A. May and P. Yamato Geophysical Journal International, Vol. 204, 1518-1530 A free surface capturing discretization for the staggered grid finite difference scheme
Hässig M., Y. Rolland, T. Duretz, and M. Sosson Terra Nova, Vol. 28, 76-82 Obduction triggered by regional heating during plate reorganization


von Tscharner M., Schmalholz S.M. GGG, 16 pp. 215-245 A 3-D Lagrangian finite element algorithm with remeshing for simulating large-strain hydrodynamic instabilities in power law viscoelastic fluids
Duprat-Qualid S., Yamato P., Schmalholz S.M. Terra Nova, 27 pp. 163-168 A dimensional analysis to quantify the thermal budget around lithospheric-scale shear zones
Schenker F.L., Schmalholz S.M., Moulas E., Pleuger J., Baumgartner L.P., Podladchikov Y.Y., Vrijmoed J., Buchs N., Muntener O. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 33 pp. 869-886 Current challenges for explaining (ultra)high-pressure tectonism in the Pennine domain of the Central and Western Alps
Duretz T., Schmalholz S.M. Geology, 43 pp. 711-714 From symmetric necking to localized asymmetric shearing: The role of mechanical layering
Duretz T., Schmalholz S.M., Podladchikov Y.Y. Philosophical Magazine, 95 pp. 3192-3207 Shear heating induced strain localisation across the scales
Schmalholz S.M., Duretz T. Journal of Metamorphic Geology, 33 pp. 887-908 Shear zone and nappe formation by thermal softening, related stress and temperature evolution, and application to the Alps
Bauville A., Schmalholz S.M. Tectonophysics, 665 pp. 101-117 Transition from thin- to thick-skinned tectonics and consequences for nappe formation: numerical simulations and applications to the Helvetic nappe system, Switzerland